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Rally Isle of Man: Results

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West Wales Rally Spares HRCR Stage Masters Challenge

SAT

Rudi Lancaster/Guy Weaver ran out winners of Round 7 of the West Wales Rally Spares Stage Masters Championship in their Ford Escort RS1800 from Shawn Rayner/Declan Dear in a similar car.

Ben Friend/Cliffy Simmonds were third also in a Ford Escort.

Rikki Proffitt/Graham Wild encountered ignition problems on Saturday morning but still managed to bring their Porsche 911 home in fifth place.

Stanley Orr retired his Mk1 Ford Escort RS1600 with alternator problems on Friday night and Andrew Stokes in their similar car encountered fuel pump problems but still managed to finish in 6th place.

Many thanks to our sponsors West Wales Rally Spares and REIS Insurance. The next round of the Stage Masters is the Wydean on the 11th November.

FRI

Round 6 finished with Stanley Orr on the top step of the podium 45 seconds ahead of Rudi Lancaster who lost time with 2 punctures during the Friday morning stages.
Shawn Rayner took 3rd place just under a minute further back.
After overnight rain the stages were still wet in places but dried out as the sun finally
came out in the afternoon.
Bob Gibbons/Dale Gibbons retired their Magenta Finances Ford Escort Mk 1 with a failed
head gasket after also suffering with alternator problems.
Paul Smith retired from round 6 with differential problems on his BMW and spent most of the day repairing it in time to start round 7 this evening.
Round 7 began this evening with the traditional blast around the streets of Castletown.

 

Thurs

After the first couple of stages Stanley Orr leads Rudi Lancaster by just 1.4 seconds.

Tim Freeman is third with Shawn Rayner fourth a further 23 seconds back, making a welcome return to the series.

All drivers reporting the second stage very slippery.

First casualty of the event was Stuart Anderson in his Vauxhall Chevette having sustained front end damage after putting his car off the road.

Stuart Smith has had to replace the cylinder head gasket on his Ford Escort and sustained some rear quarter damage after a spin on stage 2.

Stage Fastest Selected Competitors
No Name Distance
(miles)
No Driver Time Speed
(mph)
Secs/
mile
39
Lancaster 
38
Orr 
45
Rayner 
60
Gibbons 
53
Freeman 
54
Friend 
Time Secs/
mile
Time Secs/
mile
Time Secs/
mile
Time Secs/
mile
Time Secs/
mile
Time Secs/
mile
1 Marine Drive 5.07 39 Lancaster 4:57.3 61.39 58.64 ** ** 0:14.1 2.78 0:13.6 2.68 0:42.7 8.42 0:11.3 2.23 0:35.9 7.08
2 Clanna Road 9.60 38 Orr 10:07.8 56.86 63.31 0:15.5 1.61 ** ** 0:25.7 2.68 1:07.0 6.98 0:19.6 2.04 1:13.3 7.64
3 Villa Marina 0.90 39 Lancaster 1:20.5 40.25 89.44 ** ** 0:02.2 2.44 0:02.9 3.22 0:13.9 15.44 0:10.9 12.11 0:06.1 6.78
4 King Edward Bay 2.06 39 Lancaster 2:32.0 48.79 73.79 ** ** 0:03.6 1.75 0:03.6 1.75 0:50.4 24.47 0:10.9 5.29 0:16.3 7.91
5 Baldhoon 4.28 39 Lancaster 4:59.8 51.39 70.05 ** ** 0:03.6 0.84 0:12.7 2.97 N/A 0:32.4 7.57 0:36.2 8.46